Published on: October 27, 2022

Snippets: 27 October 2022

Snippets: 27 October 2022

  • The Horticulture Department will soon set up its own nurseries in is it ok to buy isotretinoin online Lalbagh Botanical Garden and Cubbon Park. The nursery in Cubbon Park is already propagating a few varieties and will soon open its door to the public to buy saplings from.
  • Naganna Gowda as the new chairperson of Karnataka State Commission for Child Rights (KSCPCR) for a term of three years.
  • Jamkhandi in Bagalkot district, will get a ‘flex fuel’ station that will be India’s first. Flex fuel, or flexible fuel, is an alternative fuel in which gasoline is combined with methanol or ethanol.
  • The Karnataka Digital Economy Mission (KDEM) and the Vidyavardhaka College of Engineering (VVCE) have signed an MoU to establish a centre of excellence and train students at the VVCE campus in Mysuru.
  • The BSE has launched electronic gold receipt (EGR) on its platform, a move that will help in efficient and transparent price discovery of the yellow Metal.
  • The India’s antitrust regulator has fined Alphabet Inc’s Google for “abusing” its dominant position on its Android mobile app store, the second such penalty for the tech giant.
  • Cyclone Sitrang brewed in the Bay of Bengal that lashed Bangladesh left million without power across the delta nation.
  • The Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Station in southeastern Ukraine is the largest nuclear power plant in Europe and among the 10 largest in the world.
  • Rishi Sunak took charge as Britain’s first Indian-origin Prime Minister, the first person of colour in the chair.
  • World polio day is celebrated on October 24th . This year’s theme for the day has been “A healthier future for mothers and children.” and emphasis has been on how polio eradication efforts also play a key role in improving both children’s and mothers’ access to vaccines and other health and nutritional services.